Florence Rocella Frobish

January 31, 1941 ~ April 29, 2022 (age 81)


Florence Rocella Frobish made her journey to heaven on April 29, 2022 at home with her family at her side.

She was born January 31, 1941, in Flanagan, IL to Fritz and Martha Hemken.  She married Lowell Frobish on July 31, 1960.  In her early years she worked to help her husband obtain his Ph.D. in 1967.  She is survived by her beloved husband of 61 years and two daughters, Suanne (Chuck) Gilbert and Melissa Frobish.  

Florence was a former employee of Auburn Bank. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters (Mary Lou Podkanowicz and Ruth Thompson) and a brother (Paul Hemken).

She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church.

A Celebration of Life service will take place on Friday, May 6, at 11:00 am at Trinity Lutheran Church.  Visitation is one hour prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her honor at the Lee County Humane Society or any local humane society.

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